Bitcoin price continues to trade within the confines of the current consolidation pattern as traders continue to anticipate a breakout – in either direction!
Bitcoin Price Technical Analysis
Yesterday, September 17, the price of Bitcoin (BTC) price was ranging above the 12-day and 26-day Exponential Moving Averages (EMAs). The market has been trading within the resistance level of $10338 and the support level $10273.
Bitcoin price is trading at $10,300 level as at the time of writing. On the upside, if the bulls break above the $10,300 level, the crypto’s price will rise and retest the $10,400 and $10,440 levels. On the downside, if the bulls fail to break the resistance level, Bitcoin price will decline to the $10,200 support level.
In the meantime, the Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) line and the signal line are above the zero line which indicates a buy signal.
BTCUSD Price Short-term Analysis
On the 1-hour chart, BTCUSD price is in a range-bound movement. Notably, there is a key breakout pattern forming near the $10,200 support level. A rally above $10,400 is expected next as the price is above the 12-day and 26-day EMAs.
Conversely, if the bears increase their pressure, it might extend its decline towards the support level of $9,900.
Meanwhile, the MACD line and the signal line are below the zero line which indicates a sell signal.
- Resistance Levels: $10,300, $10,400, $10,500
- Support levels: $10,200, $10,100, $10,000
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